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Donald Charles Mueller

Donald Charles Mueller Rock Springs - Donald Charles Mueller,72, as resident of Rock Springs for the past several months and previously from Columbus, Ohio, passed away from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Sunday, October 28, 2018. He was born July 6, 1946 in Akron, OH, the son of Lowell Charles and Lois Kathryn Schrock Mueller. Donald graduated from Garfield High School in Akron, OH and also graduated from University of Akron, majoring in mathematics. He was employed by Nationwide Insurance, retiring after 30+ years. He married Janet Mueller and they later divorced. He was a former member of the Columbus Community Band and enjoyed playing bridge and traveling. Survivors include his brothers David Mueller of Sanford, NC and James Mueller of Akron, OH; nephew Ryan Mueller of Dallas, TX; niece Jennifer Mueller of Fuquay-Varina, NC; cousin Jeanette Oser of Uniontown, OH; friends Verne Sussman of Ormond Beach, FL and Eric Soiu of Columbus, OH; several cousins and other friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Lowell and Lois Mueller. A private family memorial service will take place at a later date. Condolences for family can be left at www.foxfh.com

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I first met Don when he was a systems analyst at Nationwide insurance many years ago. There wasn't a project that he worked on that he didn't finally comprehend the result that was desired or to be explored , and always with a smile. A few years ago we were happily reunited playing duplicate bridge against each other. It's a small world. I am happy to call Don a friend Gary Blattner

Gary Blsattner Dec 20 2018 2:35 PM

Dave, I was shocked and saddened to hear of Don's death. I often think of the summer vacations we spent together at my home or yours, swimming, bowling, playing epic Monopoly games, or just hanging out and being goofy. Don was a good guy. I'm terribly sorry for your loss. Thanks for reaching out to let me know. Take care.

Al Porterfield Nov 14 2018 4:41 AM

I worked with Dandy Don begining in the 70s and learned a lot about betting horses and the incompetence of NBA referees. Don was a good friend and a long time member of the Nationwide actuarial and systems communities. Always enjoyed sports discussions with Don despite rarely agreeing on what the expected outcome was going to be.

Phil Gath Nov 7 2018 8:22 AM

We worked with Don for a long time and we will miss laughing with him and lunches. Our prayers are with you.

Carrie Ruhlen Nov 7 2018 7:49 AM

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Carrie Ruhlen Nov 7 2018 7:42 AM

So sorry Dave to hear about your brother Don. He will always be remembered. Thankfully our familys were close and shared many happy times together! May you find comfort in the days ahead our prayers and thoughts are with you.

Jan dieringer Nov 7 2018 5:45 AM

Don worked with me for years. Colorful guy that would do anything for his friends. I enjoyed Don whether we agreed or disagreed... I wanted to suggest that we get together did tell Don stories put nobody has that much time:sunglasses:! Glad he was in my life.

Bob Kuba Nov 6 2018 1:05 PM

I was very sad to see this news. I worked with Don for many years at Nationwide. We shared a love of sports and attended several WVU football games together. He was one of the nicest people I have ever met. He will be missed.

John Fite Nov 6 2018 11:22 AM